Dental Negligence

Dentists, orthodontists, periodontists, and oral surgeons are all health care professionals, meaning there is a certain standard of care for their patients that is expected from them. Unfortunately, oftentimes dental care professionals make negligent or inexperienced errors that can result in painful injuries for their patients. These injuries could cause temporary or permanent oral complications.

If you or someone you care about has suffered an injury due to a mistake caused by your dentist or other dental care professional, you may qualify for financial compensation for your pain and suffering. To determine your legal rights and options, contact the Lake Geneva dental negligence attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. at 800-242-2874 for a free consultation.

Common Injuries from Dental Negligence

It is an unfortunate fact that dental care procedures can come with mistakes, which may cause some painful complications. These complications can be either temporary or permanent depending on the extent of the damage. Common injuries resulting from dental negligence include:

  • Damage to the tongue, jaw, lips, tonsils, or teeth
  • Nerve damage
  • Loss of taste
  • Temporomandibular Joint disorders (TMJ)
  • Infection to gums, teeth or jaw
  • Failure to diagnose or treat various dental conditions

While dental procedures often come with some inherent risks, any injuries you suffer as a result of your doctor